Category Archive 2017 Contest Themes

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2017 Monthly Contest Themes

Orange County Themes for 2017

January 20th – OUT OF THE BOX ONLY

Anything built out of the box with no aftermarket parts. Built using only what came inside the box. Decals optional.

February 17th – THE SHELF OF DOOM

Build or finish a kit that you never thought you would start or complete because you lost interest or ran into a problem.

March 17th – TAMIYA VS HASEGAWA

Who’s the best? Build the best model you can from either company. Best Tamiya Model and Best Hasegawa Model will receive an award.

April 21st – SOMETHING ENGLISH

Build a model of anything English. Including Scotland and Ireland.

May 19th – BUILD NIGHT (No Monthly Contest in May, Build Night Only)

Bring a kit to work on and have some fun with other club members building.

June 16th – FIRST OR LAST

The first or last of something. The first Abrams tank. The last F4 Phantom. Last to use a radial engine. First to use a jet engine, etc.

July 21st – CLASSIC PLASTIC

Build the oldest model you have in your stash.

August 18th – WHEN I WAS A KID

Build the model that was your favorite from when you were a kid

September 15th – SOMETHING GERMAN

Build a model of anything from Germany

October 20th – CONVERSIONS

Build a model of something you normally could not get. Make a conversion from an existing kit to make a different version

November 17th – UNEXPECTED

Build a model of something you never expected to be released as a model kit

December 15th – SOMETHING FRENCH

Build a model of anything French.

JANUARY 19th 2018 – IT’S ALL ABOUT THE FUN

Build a model of your favorite subject. Something you enjoy the most building.

ORANGECON 2017 – SEVEN

Anything with the number seven in it or that has something about it related to the number seven.  (This one is a killer everyone,